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Available from The Incomparable Tommy Wonder filmed at the British Close-Up Magic Symposium . . . now on DVD Tommy Wonder was one of the worlds finest performers and magical thinkers and this video captures some of his best close-up work when he presented his lecture at the British Close-Up Magic Symposium. Shot with two broadcast cameras. A must for any magician Tommy performs and then explains in detail the following effects Thanks to Paul Harris - Tommys handling of the classic Paul Harris single torn and restored card in which the fourth piece appears to restore as well Lighter to Matchbox - One of the most visual table-hopping intro tricks. A Bic lighter instantly changes to a box of matches The Shrinking Box - Two versions of the shrinking card case. Very practical construction easy to use. Ambitious Card Routine - A clean and effective version leading to Card to Box in which the signed card ends up folded inside a miniature hinged box on the table. 2-Second Card Fold - A detailed expose of Tommys lightning quick three-way card fold. Squeeze - the brilliant illusion of a full deck being visibly squeezed into a tiny card box. Deck Switch - Psychologically strong and easy to do. Tommy also provides advice on performing close-up magic. He shares his thoughts on timing misdirection presentation and a whole host of other aspects of the magical art - truly fascinating Running Time Approximately 55min